Dordogne Tourism, France

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Dordogne (French pronunciation: ​[dɔʁ.dɔɲ]; Occitan: Dordonha) is a department in southwestern France, with its prefecture in Périgueux. The department is located in the region of Nouvelle-Aquitaine between the Loire Valley and the Pyrenees, and is named after the great Dordogne river that runs through it. It roughly corresponds with the ancient county of Périgord.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Dordogne in France. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Dordogne like a local. A gripping city on its own right, Bordeaux also deserves a visit. Add Bordeaux to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Rue Ste. Catherine, Place De La Bourse, Grande Theatre De Bordeaux. A holiday in Dordogne can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Dordogne*

  • Pollution Statistics in Dordogne

    Know the pollution level of Dordogne before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Dordogne - Quality of Life

    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.25 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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